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  • September Newsletter

    The September newsletter has been added to the Recreational Dance webpage... Check IT Out!
  • Studio Calendar

    Added a list of important dates to the Studio Calendar... Check IT Out!
  • Meet The Competition Team

    New pictures have been uploaded to the Meet The Team page for the competition team. ...Check IT Out!
  • Competition Calendar

    Added list of important dates to the Competition Calendary page. ...Check IT Out!
  • September Competition Newsletter

    The September newsletter for the Competition Team has been added to the Competition Dance webpage. ...Check IT Out!


    Above the Barre Dance Academy has a class for everyone, from the excited two year old, to the school aged child looking for fun, to the competitive high school students, all the way to the busy mom's dance and fitness class. Our studio is family owned and operated and there is ALWAYS a qualified adult at the desk during classes to answer your questions or address your concerns without asking you to wait until after class is over. Our studio strives for excellence and is the only studio in the state of Iowa that is certified through Dance and Gym USA Dance Teacher's Certification and has been recognized on many dance education websites for our continual commitment to excellence.


  • Registration and Payments

    You can conveniently register or pay your bill online using our parent portal! More
  • Shopping

    Above the Barre Dance Academy is proud to carry ballet, tap, jazz and hip hop shoes as well as leotards, tights and other dance class needs. All of our items are usually in stock or can be received within a week of ordering!
  • Birthday Parties, Etc

    Convenient daytime tot classes, Birthday Parties, Girl Scout Parties and much, much more!

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  • Gift Certificates

    Gift Certificates available in any amount for your friends, neighbors or family members!
  • Instrumental Lessons

    My name is Jean Mengel. Kimberly Munn, artistic director of the ATB, has graciously given her consent to my offering private piano and instrumental lessons at the dance academy.

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